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Ukraine announced that it used Bayraktar SİHA for the first time in Donbas

Ukraine In the statement made on the Facebook account of the Armed Forces, it was stated that pro-Russian separatists violated the ceasefire by using howitzers, and as a result, a Ukrainian soldier was killed and 2 soldiers were injured.

In the statement, it was stated that although a note on the subject was sent through the OSCE Special Mission, no results were obtained, and it was stated that the Bayraktar TB2 SİHA was used for the first time to force the separatists to a ceasefire.

In the statement, it was shared that the SİHA of the Ukrainian Armed Forces did not cross the contact line and destroyed a howitzer belonging to the separatists using a guided missile.

Donbas crisis

Demonstrations started in the capital Kiev on November 21, 2013, after President Viktor Yanukovych did not sign the European Union (EU) Association Agreement.

After Yanukovych fled the country in February 2014 after the demonstrations grew, pro-Russian separatists declared their so-called independence in the cities of Donetsk and Lugansk in the eastern part of the country.

More than 13 thousand people lost their lives in the clashes between the separatists and the Kiev government since 2014.

. (HAS) is published on the Anadolu Agency website, in summary. ..